All posts by: Bryan Zarpentine

About Bryan Zarpentine

Bryan Zarpentine is a freelance writer and editor who has covered sports for a variety of sites all over the Internet for the better part of a decade. He is a graduate of Syracuse University who has a great passion for both writing and sports. Contact: bzarp2@gmail.com Twitter: @BZarp

Posted on June 23, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine The injuries to the Boston Red Sox outfield just keep on coming. Veteran Chris Young has joined Blake Swihart and Brock Holt on the DL after suffering a hamstring injury during Thursday’s win against the Chicago White Sox. The Red Sox have struggled to find a permanent […]

Posted on June 23, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine In a matter of hours on Wednesday, the Texas Rangers lost two pitchers from their starting rotation, the starting rotation that has been among the best in baseball all season and a huge factor in the Rangers building a 10-game lead atop the AL West. Derek Holland […]

Posted on June 22, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine For much of the season, it has looked like the Chicago Cubs would run away with the NL Central. However, over the last three days, the St. Louis Cardinals proclaimed “not so fast.” The Cardinals beat the Cubs in a Wednesday matinee to complete a three-game sweep […]

Posted on June 22, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine After spending close to three weeks on the DL, Yasiel Puig returned to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday, starting in right field and going 1 for 3 as the Dodgers beat the Washington Nationals. Puig returns to an outfield that has undergone several changes since he […]

Posted on June 21, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine With five straight losses on the trot, things are not going well for the Tampa Bay Rays, who are currently six games under .500 and 8.5 games out of first place in the AL East. Things don’t figure to get much better for them any time soon […]

Posted on June 21, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine The trade deadline is still more than a month away, and meaningful trades are likely several weeks away from materializing, but amidst the team’s current skid, New York Mets’ ownership doesn’t think the team can afford to wait to make significant moves. Speaking Monday after the Mets […]

Posted on June 21, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine The Chicago Cubs haven’t faced many setbacks in 2016, but they experienced one Monday night when they placed outfielder Dexter Fowler on the 15-day DL. The team does not consider the injury to be serious, but after Fowler left Saturday’s game against the Pittsburgh Pirates with discomfort […]

Posted on June 20, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz is in the midst of what can only be described as a fairy tale ending to a storied career. Before the season began, Ortiz announced that 2016 would be his final year in the big leagues. Since then, Ortiz has […]

Posted on June 19, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine The Boston Red Sox have taken the first step towards parting ways with perpetually disappointing outfielder Rusney Castillo. According to reports, the Red Sox have placed Castillo on outright waivers, and once he clears he will be off Boston’s 40-man roster. Considering the amount of years and […]

Posted on June 19, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine Nearly two weeks after the benches clearing brawl between the Baltimore Orioles and Kansas City Royals that revolved around Manny Machado charging Yordano Ventura after getting hit by a fastball, the two players will finally start serving their suspensions. Ventura sat out Saturday’s for the Royals, the […]

Posted on June 19, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine Tim Lincecum stepped on a big league mound Saturday for the first time in about 355 days, but if you didn’t know that, you never would have guessed it. He may not be the same old “Freak” that won back-to-back Cy Young awards once upon a time, […]

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